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Cambridge Seminars in the History of Cartography 2012-2013 : Full Programme

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Tuesday 20 November 2012

Gardner Room

Bill Shannon

(University of Lancaster)

'To make a true and perfecte plotte':  maps in the sixteenth-century Chancery Court of the Duchy of Lancaster

Tuesday 26 February 2013

Old Library

Chris Burgoyne

(Department of Engineering and Emmanuel College, Cambridge)

How were maps produced? A look at old and new surveying methods

Tuesday 7 May 2013

Gardner Room

James Purdon

(Jesus College, Cambridge)

National Grids: Some twentieth-century cartographies of energy production and transmission

All are welcome

Refreshments will be available after each seminar


Location and Time


Emmanuel College, St Andrew's Street, Cambridge, England CB2 3AP

Map showing location of Emmanuel College

Ask at the Porters' Lodge (indicated by a bowler hat on the map link above) for directions to the Old Library or Gardner Room (for venue see above).

There is no need to book in advance.



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